At Amsterdam UMC, more than 15,000 professionals strive to provide good and accessible care. For the generations of today and tomorrow. Working together towards a future in which we prevent illnesses and make the best treatment available to all patients. To this end, we develop new methods for diagnostics and treatment together with professionals from other renowned national and international institutions. We treat over 350,000 patients a year at both our sites - AMC and VUmc.
Our main focus is on complex patient care and highly-specialized treatment of rare medical conditions. At Amsterdam UMC, we teach and train thousands of young people to become doctors, specialists or nurses. Our researchers are clustered in eight research centers so that we can achieve our ambition of executing international, cutting-edge research. At Amsterdam UMC, AMC and VUmc are working together on academic patient care, scientific research and teaching & training.
Amsterdam UMC offers the opportunity to combine the innovative research databases of the two hospital sites. Together, Amsterdam UMC submits approximately 7,000 articles to prominent medical journals and provides the keynote speech at hundreds of scientific symposia and congresses every year. Abroad, Amsterdam UMC works closely with cutting-edge institutions including Harvard, Oxford, the London medical institutes and the Karolinska University Hospital in Sweden. In the field of academic medicine, Amsterdam UMC proudly ranks amongst the world’s most authoritative institutions.